EVANSTON, Ill. (CBS) — Four people escaped an apartment fire Wednesday morning in north suburban Evanston.
The fire started around 7:30 a.m. in a garden apartment at 1249 Judson Avenue.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Breezy On Tuesday
Evanston Fire Department Division Chief Kimberly Kull said when firefighters arrived, the four people who live in the apartment had already escaped the flames.
Firefighters extinguished the blaze within minutes or arriving.READ MORE: Proposed Laws Would Improve Privacy Protections For Sex Crime Victims In Illinois
One person suffered from smoke inhalation, but Kull said it was unclear if that person was taken to a hospital.
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